Recon High-Yield Topics

Number of times each topic has been tested on the OITE exam since 2004.

# Topic Questions
1 Wear & Osteolysis Basic Science 23
2 Prosthetic Joint Infection 20
3 THA Periprosthetic Fracture 19
4 THA Dislocation 15
5 TKA Sagittal Plane Balancing 14
6 TKA Patellofemoral Alignment 12
7 THA Revision 12
8 THA Stability Techniques 11
9 Unicompartmental Knee Replacement 11
10 THA Other Complications 9
11 THA Prosthesis Design 9
12 THA Sciatic Nerve Palsy 9
13 Hip Osteonecrosis 9
14 TKA Prosthesis Design 8
15 Knee Osteoarthritis 8
16 TKA Periprosthetic Fracture 7
17 TKA Revision 7
18 Catastrophic Wear & PE Sterilization 7
19 TKA Other Complications 5
20 Hip Resurfacing 4
21 THA Implant Fixation 4
22 TKA Peroneal Nerve Palsy 4
23 TKA Instability 3
24 TKA Stiffness 3
25 THA Templating 3
26 TKA Coronal Plane Balancing 3
27 Hip Biomechanics 3
28 THA Leg Length Discrepancy 3
29 TKA Rehabilitation 3
30 THA Acetabular Screw Fixation 3
31 TKA Approaches 3
32 THA Approaches 2
33 Knee Biomechanics 2
34 TKA in Patella Baja (Infera) 2
35 TKA Axial Alignment 2
36 Hip Osteoarthritis 2
37 THA Rehabilitation 2
38 THA Aseptic Loosening 2
39 TKA Extensor Mechanism Rupture 2
40 THA Iliopsoas Impingement 2
41 Adult Dysplasia of the Hip 1
42 High Tibial Osteotomy 1
43 Hip Arthrodesis 1
44 Patellar Clunk Syndrome 1